Argumentation, Rhetoric and Communication
The job market
The Research Master's in Argumentations, Rhetoric and Communication provides a solid starting point for a career in professions in which the critical analysis, sound evaluation and sophisticated production of argumentative discourse play a crucial role.
Graduates have gone on to careers as:
- Researchers for (non) governmental organisations
- Communication specialists
- Policy-makers in the fields of health, politics, law and science.
An academic career
The programme also provides a foundation for PhD research in argumentation, rhetoric, the analysis of discourse in health, law or politics, philosophy of language and cultural analysis. Thirty-five percent of our alumni have obtained a PhD position in one of these fields, either in the Netherlands or abroad.